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Critical Survey


Information for Authors

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Submissions

The editors welcome submissions of articles in the general fields of modern and early modern literature and culture—especially articles that indicate a clear familiarity with current critical and theoretical thinking. Submissions should generally be between 5,000 and 7,000 words in length, though exceptionally strong longer pieces will also be considered. Submissions should be emailed to the Editors at bloughrey@mac.com and gh@herts.ac.uk

To submit poems for consideration, please send three or four to criticalsurveypoetry@gmail.com.

Preparation of manuscripts

Submissions should be emailed as Word files and may initially be supplied in any internationally recognized academic style. After the article is accepted for publication it is the author’s responsibility to convert the text into the journal’s house style, available here. Each submission must be accompanied by a short Abstract and a brief Author Biography including institutional affiliation and contact details. 

Ethics Statement

Authors published in Critical Survey (CS) certify that their works are original and their own. The editors certify that all materials, with the possible exception of editorial introductions, book reviews, and some types of commentary, have been subjected to double-blind peer review by qualified scholars in the field. While every effort is made by the publishers and the editorial board to see that no inaccurate or misleading data, opinions, or statements appear in this journal, they wish to make it clear that the data and opinions appearing in the articles herein are the sole responsibility of the contributor concerned. For a more detailed explanation concerning these qualifications and responsibilities, please see the complete CS Ethics Statement.


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